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Job advertisement Three Ph.D. Research Assistant Positions in Geodesy/Geophysics/Remote Sensing

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Three Ph.D. Research Assistant Positions in Geodesy/Geophysics/Remote Sensing

Position
Three Ph.D. Research Assistant Positions in Geodesy/Geophysics/Remote Sensing

Employer

University of Houston


Location
Houston, United States of America

Sector
Academic

Relevant divisions
Geodesy (G)
Geodynamics (GD)
Natural Hazards (NH)

Type
Full time

Level
Student / Graduate / Internship

Salary
Open

Preferred education
Undergraduate degree

Application deadline
15 March 2023

Posted
15 September 2022

Job description

Multiple Ph.D. Research Assistant Positions (up to 3) are available in the Geosensing Systems Engineering & Sciences (GSES) program at the University of Houston. The group emphasizes the use of geodetic and remote sensing techniques to study crustal deformation, coastal subsidence and sea level change, as well as changes in the cryosphere. For a brief overview of currently active research areas, please see https://suruixie.github.io/research/.

The Ph.D. assistantship provides support that will cover tuition, stipend, health insurance, etc. Students with degrees in Geodesy, Geomatics, Remote Sensing, Earth and Ocean Sciences, Mathematics, or Computer Science are particularly encouraged to apply. The application process and forms can be found on the University of Houston Civil & Environmental Engineering department website (https://www.cive.uh.edu/admissions/civil-engineering/application-forms). Motivated students who are interested in these positions are encouraged to fill in the Online Form at https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=vboLF_CikEytSw6PDwxCWfDPu5d49wZLkqS7gRDyh3VUOUdSR08zOTkwMUpBUDRSNlNNMTIwNjhRVy4u. Informal review of applications will start immediately and we will contact you if further information is needed. The deadline for admission into the UH graduate program of GSES for the Fall semester is March 15th; and the deadline for the Spring semester is October 15th.